The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of VMware products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited VMware over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within VMware, Inc.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
VMware
Rank 13 27 6
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Contract jobs citing VMware 22 21 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 9.95% 5.45% 13.04%
As % of the Vendors category 17.74% 8.47% 20.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 6 13
Average daily rate
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£388 £366 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.80% +12.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £351 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £471 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £308 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -5.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £21.42 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+5.06% -0.39%
VMware
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Derbyshire region.

Vendors Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
124 248 101
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 56.11% 64.42% 62.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 162 44
Average daily rate £375 £110 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+240.90% -65.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £68 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £400 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 14 8
Average hourly rate £13.60 £12.54 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.39% -13.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.30 £8.63 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £30.75 £24.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

VMware
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Derbyshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

VMware Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

VMware
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing VMware across the Derbyshire region.

VMware Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

VMware
Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing VMware across the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

VMware Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

VMware
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing VMware across the Derbyshire region.

VMware Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

VMware
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing VMware within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Derby +5 14 £400 +9.21%
Chesterfield - 5 £238 -
Matlock - - - - 1
VMware
East Midlands

VMware
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware.

1 25 (67.57%) Windows
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
3 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
4 14 (37.84%) UNIX
5 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
5 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
6 12 (32.43%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (32.43%) Windows XP
6 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
6 12 (32.43%) VMware ESX
7 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
7 11 (29.73%) HP
7 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
9 9 (24.32%) Degree
9 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
10 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 8 (21.62%) Project Management
10 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (18.92%) Citrix
11 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
11 7 (18.92%) SQL
11 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (16.22%) SCCM
13 5 (13.51%) ISA Server
13 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
13 5 (13.51%) Information Security
13 5 (13.51%) Linux

VMware
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire region citing VMware also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited VMware. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (18.92%) MS Exchange
2 5 (13.51%) Office Communications Server
2 5 (13.51%) Lync
3 3 (8.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (8.11%) WebLogic
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.70%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (2.70%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
1 5 (13.51%) SAN
2 3 (8.11%) NAS
3 2 (5.41%) Firewall
3 2 (5.41%) IP Telephony
3 2 (5.41%) LAN
3 2 (5.41%) VoIP
3 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.70%) NetScaler
4 1 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) LoadRunner
General
1 10 (27.03%) Manufacturing
2 4 (10.81%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (29.73%) Technical Leader
2 6 (16.22%) Analyst
3 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Consultant
4 4 (10.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Architect
5 3 (8.11%) Project Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Integration Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (5.41%) Citrix Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
7 1 (2.70%) Network Support
7 1 (2.70%) Infrastructure Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Analyst
7 1 (2.70%) Support Consultant
7 1 (2.70%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Middleware
2 1 (2.70%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (24.32%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (13.51%) Blackberry
3 4 (10.81%) Clustering
4 1 (2.70%) FMCG
4 1 (2.70%) iSeries
4 1 (2.70%) Open Source
4 1 (2.70%) Mainframe
4 1 (2.70%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 25 (67.57%) Windows
2 20 (54.05%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (37.84%) UNIX
4 12 (32.43%) Windows XP
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (18.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (13.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Linux
6 5 (13.51%) Windows 2000
7 3 (8.11%) Solaris
7 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
8 2 (5.41%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Requirements Analysis
2 11 (29.73%) Configuration Management
3 8 (21.62%) Project Management
3 8 (21.62%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.51%) Information Security
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) ITIL
6 3 (8.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (5.41%) Load Balancing
8 1 (2.70%) Performance Testing
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
8 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
8 1 (2.70%) Business Transformation
8 1 (2.70%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (18.92%) SQL
2 1 (2.70%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (35.14%) SC Cleared
1 13 (35.14%) Security Cleared
2 9 (24.32%) Degree
3 8 (21.62%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (10.81%) MCSE
5 3 (8.11%) MCITP
6 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 1 (2.70%) CCNP
6 1 (2.70%) Citrix Certification
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) HP APS
System Software
1 24 (64.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (32.43%) VMware ESX
3 11 (29.73%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (13.51%) ISA Server
4 5 (13.51%) Forefront TMG
5 4 (10.81%) vSphere
5 4 (10.81%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (16.22%) SCCM
2 5 (13.51%) SCOM
2 5 (13.51%) WSUS
3 2 (5.41%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (2.70%) Nagios
4 1 (2.70%) SCVMM
4 1 (2.70%) HP SIM
4 1 (2.70%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
2 12 (32.43%) Red Hat
3 11 (29.73%) HP
4 7 (18.92%) Citrix
5 4 (10.81%) Oracle
5 4 (10.81%) Cisco
5 4 (10.81%) IBM
6 3 (8.11%) NetApp
7 2 (5.41%) EMC
8 1 (2.70%) BT
8 1 (2.70%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.70%) Dell